Yulga Jinna Community

Coordinates: 25.612°0′S 118.558°0′E / 25.612°S 118.558°E / -25.612; 118.558
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Yulga Jinna
Western Australia
Yulga Jinna is located in Western Australia
Yulga Jinna
Yulga Jinna
Coordinates25.612°0′S 118.558°0′E / 25.612°S 118.558°E / -25.612; 118.558
Location130 km (81 mi) north of Meekatharra
LGA(s)Shire of Meekatharra
State electorate(s)North West
Federal division(s)Durack
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
28.8 °C
84 °F
15.8 °C
60 °F
236.9 mm
9.3 in

Yulga Jinna is a medium-sized Aboriginal community located 130 km north of Meekatharra in the Mid-West region of Western Australia, within the Shire of Meekatharra.

Native title[edit]

The community is located within the fully determined Nharnuwangga (WAD72/98) native title claim area.


Children of school age at Yulga Jinna attend the Yulga Jinna Remote Community School. The school caters for years K-10.


The community is managed through its incorporated body, Yulga Jinna Aboriginal Corporation, incorporated under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 on 30 April 1993.

Town planning[edit]

Yulga JinnaLayout Plan No1. has been prepared in accordance with State Planning Policy 3.2 Aboriginal Settlements. Layout Plan No.1 was endorsed by the community on 2 April 2007 and the Western Australian Planning Commission on 13 November 2007. The Layout Plan map-set and background report can be viewed at Planning Western Australia's website.[1]


  1. ^ "Layout plans". Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage. 20 February 2020. Retrieved 10 February 2021.

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